Open field, common pot: Harvest variability and risk a voidance in agricultural and foraging societies
- Author(s): Winterhalder, B
- Editor(s): Cashdan, Elizabeth A
- et al.
My subject is composed of two disparate pieces with an equation in common. The pieces are separated by geography and culture; time and economic mode of production; and by academic discipline and literature. These differences are manifest and important; the feature that they have in common is somewhat more subtle.